SW Colorado Real Estate News

December 2022 DAAR Numbers
Jan30

December 2022 DAAR Numbers

With the entirety of 2022 real estate market statistics to review, there is much to discuss! Similar to 2021 & 2020 we saw prices continue to increase in nearly all areas of residential real estate. 2022 was a tale of two stories; the first part of the year and the second are much different. During the first part of the year we continued to see bidding wars, multiple offers, and homes selling in just days. As the year progressed,...

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Keeping Your Valuables Safe When Selling Your Home
Jan26

Keeping Your Valuables Safe When Selling Your Home

When it comes time to sell your home, you should make it a priority to keep your valuables safe. When real estate agents are showing prospective buyers homes, it is sometimes difficult to constantly keep an eye on those visiting. Unfortunately, in this day and age, an occasional criminal, unbeknownst to the agent or homeowner, will ask to see homes that are listed for sale for the sole purpose of stealing valuables. Often times we...

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Purchasing & Developing Land – Part 1 – Finding Land to Purchase
Jan26

Purchasing & Developing Land – Part 1 – Finding Land to Purchase

Acquiring raw land for income purposes may not be the most glamorous area of real estate investment but — for the discerning and dedicated — it can be a lucrative one, nevertheless. This series will look at locating the right land; navigating through the purchasing process; engaging a lender to finance the purchase; developing the land in compliance with federal, state and local laws; and re-selling the improved property...

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Amazing business opportunity!!
Jan22

Amazing business opportunity!!

An opportunity like this does not come along very often. This is a spectacular 20.7 acre parcel . . .

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Spectacular 20.7 acre parcel that is just minutes from downtown Durango
Jan15

Spectacular 20.7 acre parcel that is just minutes from downtown Durango

featured land Listed by RE/MAX Pinnacle 2526 County Road 240, Durango, CO $950,000.00 Description An opportunity like this does not come along very often. This is a spectacular 20.7 acre parcel that borders BLM and is just minutes from downtown Durango and right outside the city limits with no covenants and no HOA. This is the perfect place to build your home and have plenty of room to spread out yet have easy access to restaurants,...

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Gorgeous lock and leave townhome in the beautiful and exclusive Glacier Club
Dec27

Gorgeous lock and leave townhome in the beautiful and exclusive Glacier Club

This south facing and light filled home overlooks a lovely pond on the 4th hole. Perfectly situated . . .

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Meet Lori and Pat of Mancos Valley Realty
Dec14

Meet Lori and Pat of Mancos Valley Realty

Lori Elsworthy and Pat Janz are a dynamic duo with many years of real estate experience . . .

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Five Range Ranch: a 36-acre estate with impressive views
Dec10

Five Range Ranch: a 36-acre estate with impressive views

featured listing Listed by Pagosa Springs Realty 22568 Road U.1, Cortez, CO $2,600,000.00 DESCRIPTION Five Range Ranch: a 36-acre estate situated with some of the most impressive views in the four corners region. Boasting views of the LaPlatas, San Juans, Mesa Verde, Sleeping Ute, and Abajos, your uncompromising views will be the envy of your neighbors. [Click here to see a short video] Additionally, being minutes from McPhee...

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Beautiful aspen wooded lot with great views
Dec10

Beautiful aspen wooded lot with great views

Listed by SCB and Associates 117 Long Story Road, Durango, CO $329,000.00   Description Beautiful aspen wooded lot in a perfect location near DMR, Glacier Club, Needles Store and Schoolhouse Restaurant. Great Views. Land-details MLS: 799210           ACRES: 1 For more information about this spectacular custom home visit SCB and Associates

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Elegant, custom log home located in the exclusive gated community of Windom Ranch
Dec10

Elegant, custom log home located in the exclusive gated community of Windom Ranch

399 S Windom Way, Durango, CO $9,995,000.00 Listed by SCB and Associates Description This elegant, custom log home is located in the exclusive 212 acre gated community of Windom Ranch. Situated on approximately 22 acres with an additional building site, this extraordinary, private retreat is bordered by Open Space conservation with private trails to waterfalls, access to the National Forest and views of Electra Lake and the Needle...

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Durango Colorado Real Estate
Dec06

Durango Colorado Real Estate

Durango Colorado Real Estate durangocoloradorealestate.com and the SW Colorado Real Estate Region   Meet Lori and Pat Featuring Unique Durango Properties   Gorgeous lock and leave townhome in the beautiful and exclusive Glacier Club. Spectacular 20.7 acre parcel that is just minutes from downtown Durango Amazing business opportunity!! Durango Area Commercial Property Search By the La Plata Economic Development Alliance...

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The Wells Group October 2022 Statistics
Nov28

The Wells Group October 2022 Statistics

Monthly, The Wells Group compiles statistics in order to gain further understanding on the current market in relation to years past. After another busy summer, our local La Plata County real estate market is following a past trend of a slower winter season. October 2022 had 85 sales bringing this year to a total of 971. The preceding three months have all seen over 100 sales; however, it is not uncommon for less activity going into...

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Meet Carol Click of Mesa Verde Realty
Nov06

Meet Carol Click of Mesa Verde Realty

Not only am I your resort area real estate expert – I can tell you the best places to hike, fish, paddle-board, golf, dine and have a “night out”! With a full service and . . .

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Durango-area real estate prices increase in third quarter
Nov03

Durango-area real estate prices increase in third quarter

The median price for a La Plata County home was $609,750 during the third quarter of 2022. (Durango Herald file) Lack of housing inventory proves problematic for homebuyers Durango real estate prices increased during the third quarter of 2022 compared to 2021. But with an increase in sale prices, there was a decrease in the number of units sold in most areas in and around Durango, according to sales data from Durango Area Association...

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Mountain Living in Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Oct29

Mountain Living in Pagosa Springs, Colorado

Mountain Living in Pagosa Springs, Colorado Pagosa Springs is located in Southwest Colorado, nestled between the San Juan Mountains and the Weminuche Wilderness.  Pagosa enjoys more than 300 days blue skies and sunshine per year! We have four distinct seasons.  Our warmest month is July, with an average daytime high temperature at 83.1 F degrees and average low at 45.2 degrees.  Our coldest month is January, with a high of 37.9...

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GROOVY, RETRO 16 ROOM HOTEL FIRST TIME ON THE MARKET!!
Oct29

GROOVY, RETRO 16 ROOM HOTEL FIRST TIME ON THE MARKET!!

  FULLY RENOVATED CLEAN, REFRESHING, GROOVY, RETRO, 1961 16 ROOM, 18 BATH MOTEL KNOWN AS MOTEL SOCO and the POPULAR EL CAMINO LOUNGE AND MUSIC VENUE IS OFFERED FOR SALE FOR THE FIRST TIME. THE HUGE SAN JUAN MOUNTAIN VIEWS REALLY GIVE YOU A ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIGH!! This fully renovated motel, lounge and music venue is packed on a daily basis with little room to get in if you don’t get there early. Almost 7 acres of prime multi...

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MOTEL SOCO and the POPULAR EL CAMINO LOUNGE AND MUSIC VENUE
Sep06

MOTEL SOCO and the POPULAR EL CAMINO LOUNGE AND MUSIC VENUE

FULLY RENOVATED CLEAN, REFRESHING, GROOVY, RETRO, 1961 16 ROOM, 18 BATH MOTEL KNOWN AS MOTEL SOCO and the POPULAR EL CAMINO LOUNGE AND MUSIC VENUE IS OFFERED FOR SALE FOR THE FIRST TIME.

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Mortgage Rates and Home Prices September 2022
Sep06

Mortgage Rates and Home Prices September 2022

  As the housing market, locally and nationwide, boomed during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a result of a lack of inventory. In the last couple of months, the inventory has been slowly rebuilding as have the mortgage rates. But which has impacted this fluctuation more: mortgages rates or elevated home prices? Single family home prices have increased by 17.8% (median price) from July 2021 to July 2022...

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Meet Debbie Loewen of OwnPagosa.com
Aug19

Meet Debbie Loewen of OwnPagosa.com

Two-time Realtor® of the Year and two-time Spirit Realtor® Award winner Debbie Loewen has called Pagosa Springs home since 1993, and has spent her life in the service industry. She and her husband of 30 years raised their four children to embrace and appreciate everything this community offers, including 4-H, horses, skiing and motorcycles. Playing in the river in the summer and snow tubing in the winter has always been a family favorite. Debbie and her husband are now the proud grandparents of two and could not be happier that they too will be raised in Pagosa Springs.

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BOSS HOGG’S RESTAURANT AND SALOON NOW ON THE OPEN MARKET!
Aug15

BOSS HOGG’S RESTAURANT AND SALOON NOW ON THE OPEN MARKET!

❮ ❯ featured commercial Listed by Wolf Creek Realty 157 Navajo Trail Drive, Pagosa Springs, CO $2,975,000 Description THE FAMOUS BRANDED BOSS HOGG’S RESTAURANT AND SALOON IN BEAUTIFUL PAGOSA SPRINGS, CO IS NOW AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ON THE OPEN MARKET FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER. THIS WELL ESTABLISHED, ONE OF A KIND RESTAURANT HAS BEEN A LOCAL AND TOURIST FAVORITE FOR 30 YEARS!! The rustic log and wood accented interior, along with...

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